If necessary, user is recommended to merge partition under Windows Vista with the third-party free partition magic software, MiniTool Partition Wizard. Partition is so familiar to computer users as we inevitably utilize partitions when performing almost all kinds of operations. Partition helps manage all data stored on disk partitions. Without partitions, we can never normally store data on computer and the partition status is vitally important to the computer performance. For instance, user always needs to merge partitions in order to manage disk data more efficiently. However, the Vista built-in disk management falls short of what user has expected on performing all kinds of disk management operations. Therefore, we must turn to third-party partition magic software.
MiniTool Partition Wizard
In general, MiniTool Partition Wizard offers various powerful functions for both Windows and Linux operating systems including move/resize partition, merge partition, change cluster size, copy partition, copy disk, create partition, delete partition, format partition, convert file system, explore partition, hide/unhide partition, set active partition, convert dynamic disk to basic disk, change drive letter, wipe partition, set partition label, etc. Furthermore, MiniTool Partition Wizard supports almost all Windows operating systems including Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and supports various file systems such as FAT12, FAT16, FAT32, NTFS4, NTFS5, EXT2, EXT3 and Linux Swap, etc. Moreover, MiniTool Partition Wizard provides comprehensive data protection modes to ensure data safety under each operation. What's more, MiniTool Partition Wizard is totally free for home and personal users.
Merge partition under Windows Vista with MiniTool partition Wizard
User should first download MiniTool Partition Wizard at MiniTool Partition Wizard Download Center for free and then install it to computer.
Launch MiniTool Partition Wizard to meet the following interface:
Select any partition and click "Merge" at the toolbar.
Select the partition to be expanded as the destination partition and click "Next".
Select another partition to be merged onto the previously-selected destination and specify a folder name for this partition, then click "Finish".
Last, click "Apply" to execute pending operation. Thus, those two partitions would be perfectly merged.